At the event

Get ready for the BLE! Here’s what you need to prepare.

What to bring

  • Yourself, your ideas, and an open mind are indispensible.
  • Those who like technology will want to bring a smartphone, tablet, or laptop with good battery life.

Parking & Transport

The Big Learning Event will be held at the Gordon Dining and Event Center, 770 W. Dayton St. Madison, WI.

The nearest parking is available Parking ramp on Lake St (near Library Mall).
Parking is also available in the East Campus Mall/University Square building.


Internet Access

UW folks connect  like anywhere else on campus.
Visitors: enter your name and an e-mail address (you will need to repeat the process in 24 hours). More information at


View the schedule online

Social Media

Connect with fellow participants during the BLE on: